The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Gaming in IT jobs advertised for the Dundee region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Social Gaming over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Social Gaming
Rank 8 2 17
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +15
Permanent jobs citing Social Gaming 11 38 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 19.30% 43.68% 2.63%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 30.56% 59.38% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 5 26 1
Average salary £29,500 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.66% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -20.00%
Social Gaming
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dundee region.

Miscellaneous Category
Dundee
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
36 64 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 63.16% 73.56% 23.68%
Number of salaries quoted 28 45 8
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £30,000 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £40,200 £40,995
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Social Gaming
Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Social Gaming across the Dundee region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Social Gaming Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

Social Gaming
Salary Trend in Dundee

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Social Gaming across the Dundee region.

Social Gaming Salary Trend in Dundee

Social Gaming
Salary Histogram in Dundee

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Social Gaming across the Dundee region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Social Gaming Salary Histogram in Dundee

Social Gaming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Dundee region citing Social Gaming also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Social Gaming.

1 15 (100.00%) Games
2 11 (73.33%) Mobile Games
3 8 (53.33%) Degree
4 7 (46.67%) Android
4 7 (46.67%) Apple iOS
5 6 (40.00%) Twitter
5 6 (40.00%) OpenGL ES
5 6 (40.00%) cocos2d
5 6 (40.00%) User Experience
5 6 (40.00%) OpenGL
5 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (40.00%) C++
6 5 (33.33%) PHP
6 5 (33.33%) MySQL
6 5 (33.33%) Linux
6 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 5 (33.33%) Facebook
7 3 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (20.00%) Web Development
7 3 (20.00%) Subversion
7 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 3 (20.00%) MS Visio
7 3 (20.00%) OOP
7 3 (20.00%) OO
7 3 (20.00%) Apache
7 3 (20.00%) MS Office
7 3 (20.00%) SQL
7 3 (20.00%) Java
7 3 (20.00%) Game Development

Social Gaming
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Dundee region citing Social Gaming also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Social Gaming. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (20.00%) Apache
2 2 (13.33%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (20.00%) MS Visio
2 3 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon SQS
1 2 (13.33%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon S3
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (13.33%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) SMTP
1 2 (13.33%) HTTP
1 2 (13.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) MySQL
2 2 (13.33%) MongoDB
2 2 (13.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 15 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Senior Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Lead Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Server Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Designer
3 4 (26.67%) Senior Designer
3 4 (26.67%) Games Designer
3 4 (26.67%) Senior Games Designer
4 3 (20.00%) Software Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Mobile Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Graduate
6 1 (6.67%) Lead Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) OpenGL ES
1 6 (40.00%) cocos2d
1 6 (40.00%) OpenGL
2 2 (13.33%) .NET
2 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (13.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (73.33%) Mobile Games
2 6 (40.00%) User Experience
3 2 (13.33%) Online Games
3 2 (13.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Android
1 7 (46.67%) Apple iOS
2 5 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (20.00%) Web Development
2 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (20.00%) OOP
2 3 (20.00%) OO
2 3 (20.00%) Game Development
3 2 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (13.33%) Time Management
3 2 (13.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) C++
2 5 (33.33%) PHP
3 3 (20.00%) SQL
3 3 (20.00%) Java
4 2 (13.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Twitter
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) Facebook